About Via Lingua: A global educational group specialized in Teacher Training
Via Lingua is a global educational organization, with schools and partners in numerous worldwide locations. Our goal is to help our students develop their English language teaching (TEFL) skills in a friendly and supportive environment and to provide them with employment opportunities throughout their TEFL career. We aim to raise the standard of English language teaching around the world.
Our TEFL Course is one of the most comprehensive and up-to-date in the world today. Including 130 hours of expert tuition with 10 hours of assessed teaching practice, and covering all areas of Teaching Skills, Classroom Management, English Grammar and Phonology, it exceeds international guidelines for the regulation of the TEFL profession.
Job Assistance Program
Through our Job Placement Assistance program, our graduates often find a job by the time they finish the course. Through our contacts around the world, Via Lingua is uniquely placed to give you the best professional help and advice, wherever you wish to start your TEFL career. We extend the same help and advice to all of our graduates, irrespective of where and when you took your original course with us.
The Via Lingua Professional Trainers
Via Lingua is committed to employing staff of the highest caliber. All our trainers hold appropriate qualifications and have a wealth of experience as both TEFL teachers and trainers. In addition to professional development , our trainers and mentors are required to maintain a professional portfolio, which guides and charts their achievements and development. As part of our strategy to ensure that Via Lingua trainers and academic staff remain at the forefront of TEFL teaching, we mandate regular seminar and conference attendance for our academic staff members.
Code of Ethics
In order to ensure the integrity of the Via Lingua organization, a code of ethics has been developed and is an essential element of our Quality Assurance process. While positively encouraging diversity, it is essential that all training centers meet basic standards in relation to facilities, advertising, internal competition, the quality of course delivery, accommodation, trainee welfare and job guidance. The Code of Ethics establishes basic principles, which are followed by all centers and employees.
Once you are a Via Lingua graduate you are always a Via Lingua graduate. We like to keep in contact with our 6000+ graduates all around the world and through them develop our network of contacts, even in areas where we do not yet have our own school or office. Wherever you want to go tomorrow, we believe that we can help to take you there.